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Top Wedding Reception venues in Sonoma, CA

Luxury Club Lounge with Trackside View
  • $2000/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Sonoma, CA
Intimate Outdoor Affair - Sonoma
  • $575/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Sonoma, CA

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Frequently Asked Questions about Wedding Reception venues

Do I need my own production or event insurance in Sonoma?
Yes. All renters are required to carry Comprehensive Liability and Property Damage insurance with liability coverage of no less than $1,000,000.
What protection plans are available for bookings in Sonoma on Giggster?
Giggster offers Damage Protection coverage that you can add to a booking at checkout. Learn more about Giggster's Damage Protection coverage.
What types of locations can I book in Sonoma?
You can choose from 42 types! Just search for locations in Sonoma at, then click 'Filters' to look for something specific.
How many Wedding Reception venues are available in Sonoma?
Right now, there are 19 Wedding Reception venues available in Sonoma.
What payment methods does Giggster accept for Sonoma bookings?
You can pay for your booking with a credit card, or with ACH or wire transfer for bookings over $4k.
What is the cancellation policy for Sonoma guests on Giggster?
Refund options vary, based on when the booking is canceled. Learn more about Giggster's cancellation and refund policy.
What are the cleaning and safety policies for Sonoma locations on Giggster?
Now more than ever, your health and safety is our number one priority. We've outlined specific health and safety requirements for both hosts and guests. Learn more about Giggster's COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures.
What locations available near Sonoma?
You'll find up to 42 different types of locations in Sonoma. Just start a search at and narrow things down with the 'Filter' option.
Is there an extra cost to add more attendees to my Sonoma booking?
Yes. Pricing tiers are based on group size. For example, if you booked a space for a group of 1-5 for $30/hr, the price per person is $6/hr. Each additional person would increase the rate by $6/hr.
How much are average location rentals in Sonoma?
Rental rates vary with the type and features of the location, but the average rate in Sonoma is $785 per hour.
Why should I choose Giggster over other platforms offering rentals in Sonoma?
Giggster's got your back — and we know our stuff. Our Customer Support team is knowledgeable and accessible, we offer white glove Concierge service to help you find the perfect location, and we're experts on the unique needs of production teams.
What is the price range for Wedding Reception venues in Sonoma, CA?
Booking prices vary with the property type, features, and rental length, but generally a 1-hour booking will be in the range of $150 to $2000.
Which Wedding Reception venues are most popular in Sonoma, CA in 2023?
The top 3 Wedding Reception venues in Sonoma, CA right now are Luxury Club Lounge with Trackside View, Intimate Outdoor Affair - Sonoma and Kivelstadt Whole Garten.
How do I book a Sonoma location on Giggster?
When you find the right venue, you can connect with the host to get additional info and work out the details. Once everything is all set, you can book and pay for the location in a couple of clicks. Learn more about booking locations.
How do I cancel a Sonoma reservation request?
You can contact our team to request a cancellation. Learn more about our cancellation policy.

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About Sonoma

Sonoma County, known as a part of Wine Country in the Sonoma Valley, California, houses more than 11,000 people and is home to the Sonoma international film festival. Living in Sonoma offers a dense suburban feel, amid many restaurants, coffee shops and parks. It also features many award winning wineries (serving award winning wines) and many beautiful gardens. Packed with attractions, elegant amenities (including luxury hotels and resorts), and a great selection of event venues, the city of Sonoma is perfect for hosting a wedding or wedding reception. Paired with its many local event vendors - including caterers, bartending, photographers, and entertainers, it’s an idyllic location for an even more splendid celebration.

With the large broad lawn overlooking the vineyards of Sonoma as a dramatic backdrop, host the wedding reception of your dreams!

  • Interesting Fact
    Sonoma boasts of three of the first ten California historical landmarks, including the Mission San Francisco Solana, the home of General Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo, and the Bear Flag Monument.

Wedding Reception Options in Sonoma, California

  • Event Planners
    Overwhelmed with planning all the details of your wedding reception? Sonoma offers a vast assortment of professional event planners who can assist you in planning and producing an extraordinary wedding reception event. They can also help with logistics, vendor coordination, venue selection, accommodations, and more, to ensure that your event is nothing short of seamless.

  • Caterers
    A Sonoma wedding reception isn’t complete without fine dining (and fine wine). Fortunately, the city offers dozens of world-class caterers who can ensure your reception has food that all your guests will enjoy. In fact, Sonoma boasts of some of the best fresh farm-to-table caterers in the state of California!

  • Photographers
    You can hire a Sonoma photographer to capture all the best moments of your wedding reception event, and provide the best souvenir money can buy: priceless pictures of you and all your guests!

  • Local Entertainers
    What to break from routine at your Sonoma event? You can introduce some ‘wow factor’ to your wedding reception with the help of Sonoma’s many talented performers. From stand up comedians and magicians, to ballet dancers and interactive performers, you’re guaranteed to find an act that’s perfect for your event.

  • Bars & Bartenders
    Whether you want a build-your-own cocktail bar, a professional bartender, or a sommelier at your Sonoma event, this city has you covered.

Wedding Reception Planning Companies in Sonoma, CA

  • Quintana Events
    Quintana Events is a full-service event planning company that has a goal to make your event a true reflection of you. Known for their attention to detail, they handle the details with behind-the-scenes precision to ensure that everything goes on without a hitch in sight. They can create an elegant and sophisticated wedding reception event that allows you to celebrate in style.

  • Orchard Avenue Events
    Orchard Avenue Events is an event and wedding planning company located in Sonoma, California. They offer both full and partial planning services, from elopements to large-scale weddings and events, so you are sure to get the level of service you are looking for. From finding the perfect wedding venue to selecting the right vendors - they’re the planner to choose help make your event flawless.

  • Stratford & Pearl Events
    Stratford & Pearl is a professional wedding planning service based in Sonoma County with the goal to give couples exactly what they ask for and more. They provide a full suite of services, ranging from day-of coordination, to partial-service planning, to an all-inclusive over the top full-service planning package that includes bridal-party transportation coordination, vendor negotiation, and design guidance. Whether you’re planning a small gathering or a grand soirée with hundreds of attendants, Stratford & Pearl can make your day truly one of a kind.

Pros and Cons of Having a Wedding Reception in Sonoma


  • Pleasant weather
    With pleasant year-round weather, Sonoma’s got your weather preferences covered.

  • Premium food
    If you love good food as well as great beer and wine, you’re in luck. Sonoma boasts some of the best microbreweries, wineries, and restaurants in the state of California.

  • Close to beaches
    Sonoma is only a half hour drive from many great beaches. Perfect if you want to get out of town and experience the great outdoors.


  • Pricey
    Sonoma is one of the priciest places in the Country, making taxes, tourism, and general expenses a little more expensive than other nearby cities.

  • Traffic
    Traffic can be intense and congested in many parts of Sonoma county. Especially during rush hour.

  • Crowds
    Sonoma can get popular in the summertime, when many tourists flock to the city and its many attractions.

Famous Wedding Reception Locations in Sonoma, California

  • Sonoma Valley
    Along Sonoma County's eastern border, the posh Sonoma Valley is wedged between two mountain ranges. Here, you can explore a great blend of gorgeous panoramas, wine tasting, farm-fresh cuisine, and many other attractions. It also features many great outdoor spaces, great for hiking, trailing, biking, tourism, and private adventure. It’s a great place to explore while you're in town for your wedding reception event.

  • Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards
    This Sonoma-based vineyard offers award-winning sparkling wines from their Sonoma estate, as well as breath-taking vistas from their Vista Terrace. You can relax and spend a day eating seasonal foods and enjoying Gloria’s fine wine selection with all your wedding reception guests. And with such stunning views, it’s a great place to take photos as well!

  • Sonoma Plaza
    The historic Sonoma Plaza is located in the middle of Sonoma Valley. A former Mexican military stronghold and Spanish Mission hamlet, it’s now a beautiful historic monument and “slow” culture capital, exuding romanticism around every corner, cafe, and cobblestone street. Surrounded by dozens of fantastic eateries and various gourmet shops, it’s a must-see attraction when visiting Sonoma.